If you’re looking to get a little exercise on Thanksgiving Day before you devour turkey, mashed potatoes, and all the fixins’, then register for Shinnston’s Turkey Trot for the Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund.
The 7th annual Turkey Trot will take place on Thanksgiving morning, November 26, at 9AM at 208 South Pike St. in Shinnston. Registration starts at 7:30AM and the registration cost is $20.
The event organizer’s are also collecting canned food donations at the race for The Lord’s Pantry.
The race benefits the The Marie Gaston Scholarship Fund. Marie was active in 4-H at both the county and state level. The scholarship is to honor her memory by supporting something that she loved. This scholarship sends Harrison County 4-H youth to camp. The goal is to help every child with a desire to go to camp the opportunity no matter their financial status.
For more information, please visit www.shinnstonturkeytrot.com.